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Where did the English Woolcott family come from? What is the English Woolcott family crest and coat of arms? When did the Woolcott family first arrive in the United States? Where did the various branches of the family go? What is the Woolcott family history?The Woolcott surname is a habitational name derived from the place name Woolcot in Somerset, which in turn is thought to come from the Middle English words "wolle," meaning "spring," and "cot" meaning a cottage or shelter.
Spelling variations of this family name include: Woolcott, Woolacott, Wolcott, Wolcotte, Woolcotte and others.
This web page shows only a small excerpt of our Woolcott research. Another 153 words(11 lines of text) are included under the topic Early Woolcott History in all our PDF Extended History products.
More information is included under the topic Early Woolcott Notables in all our PDF Extended History products.
Some of the first settlers of this family name were:
Woolcott Settlers in the United States in the 17th Century
Woolcott Settlers in the United States in the 18th Century
Woolcott Settlers in the United States in the 19th Century
The Woolcott Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The Woolcott Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.
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